Giverny and Paris December 1st 2011 Friday 15th July 2011
Drive to Giverny and the house and gardens of Claude Monet the famous french impessionist painter. Thanks to JF ( who had suggested we book online and print out our tickets ) we avoided the lengthy queue for the ticket office and went straight in.
Here the visitor can see the house, garden, pond and japanese bridge featured in a number of Monet's paintings. The arti ... read more
Europe » France » Île-de-France » Maisons-Laffitte Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am... ... read more